Who we are
Our website address is: https://maggierobison.com.
When visitors submit comments on the site we gather the data displayed in the comments form, and the visitor’s IP address. In addition, browser user agent string to support spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site, you have the option to opt-in to saving your name, email address, and website in cookies.
This opt-in function is for your convenience, making it easier to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
Duration of data retention
If you submit a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is done so that we can identify and approve follow-up comments automatically rather than holding them in a moderation queue.
For registered users on our website (if any), we preserve the personal information they provide in their user profile. All website users are able to see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (with the exception of a username change). Website administrators can also see and edit the information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have submitted comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
What is PII?
PII is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context as defined by the US privacy law and information security.
When is Information Gathered?
We gather information from form submissions or when enter information on our site.
What Information Do We Collect from Our Website, Blog, or App Visitors?
When registering, ordering, or submitting a form on our site, there is a possibility of being asked to enter your name, email address, phone number and/or other details. This is in place to enhance your experience as well as ensure we have the information to help assist you to the best of our abilities in your area of interest. (Ex: Responding to a form submission from a user on our site.)
How is the Gathered Information Used?
We may use the information we gather from you when you make a purchase, submit a form to us, register, respond to a survey or marketing communication, sign up to receive our newsletter, browse the website, or use other specific site features in these ways:
• To allow us to fulfill the kind of content and offerings that pertain to you and what you are most interested in.
• To follow up with you coming after a live chat, form submission, phone, or email inquiry.
• To allow for optimal service and accurate consulting in response to your customer service request.
• To send emails in regard to an order of a product or service you purchased.
• To personalize your experience with us.
What We Do to Protect Your Information:
It is important to us that your information is guarded. We work to ensure that your visit to our site is as secure and as safe as possible. To do so, our website is checked and analyzed regularly for vulnerabilities. We scan for gaps in security to make your visit to our site secure.
The personal information we gather is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems. These individuals and are required to keep all information confidential. All sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL is a standard security technology for securing an encrypted link between a server and a client. This personal information is contained behind secured networks.
A variety of security measures are performed when a user submits, enters, or attempts to access their information. These security measures are implemented to sustain the safety of your personal information.
All transactions on our site are not stored or processed on our servers. All transactions are processed by a gateway provider.
Does Our Site Use ‘Cookies’?
• Compose aggregate data about site interaction, as well as site traffic. We may also use trusted third-party services with the purpose of tracking this information on our behalf.
Cookies are not required. You can choose to turn off all cookies or have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent. You do this through your browser settings. Consult your browser’s Help Menu for guidance. This can help you correctly modify your Cookies to the preferred settings. If your cookies are turned off, your experience on our site will not be affected.
We do not trade, sell, or transfer your Personally Identifiable Information to outside parties unless we provide users with notice in advance. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in the operation of our website, managing our business or assisting our users as long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to enforce our site policies, comply with the law, or protect ours or othersothers’ rights, safety, and/or property. Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. This is Information that does not identify a site visitor.
On occasion, we may add or offer third-party products and/or services on our site. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies of their own. We, therefore, possess no responsibility, accountability, or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites.
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
On our site, we use Google AdSense Advertising.
We have implemented the following:
• Interests Reporting / Demographics Reporting
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (Ex: Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies or other third-party identifiers together to conduct data concerning user interactions with ad impacts along with other ad service functions.
Users can set their own preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt-Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser Add-on.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously.
You can change your personal information:
• By emailing us directly
Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
We allow third-party behavioral tracking.
How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?
We respect Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser tool is in place.
Children Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)
When it comes to the gathering of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online. We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles create the spine of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have performed a vital role in the development of data protection laws throughout the world. Comprehending the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is significant to act in ordnance with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices, we will take the following responsive action in the event of a data breach occurring:
• We will notify you by email within 7 business days
• We will notify the site’s users by in-site notification within 7 business days
In addition, we agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
The CAN-SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to request emails to stop being sent to them, and spells out strong penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
• Respond to inquiries, requests, and/or questions.
• Send information
• Market to our mailing list.
• Continue to send emails to our clients after an original transaction has occurred
We agree to the following to be in accordance with CANSPAM:
• We agree to identify the message as an advertisement in a reasonable way.
• If a third-party email marketing service is used, we agree to monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance.
• We agree to honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
• We agree to not use false or misleading email subjects or email addresses.
• We agree to include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
• We agree to allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.
If there is an instance of wanting to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you may email [email protected]
We will quickly remove you from all correspondence.
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